But Mr. Walker has allies who rallied to his corner on Friday as well. Mike Davis, Article III Project president and former Senate Judiciary Committee counsel on nominations, said Mr. Walker’s confirmation would help “protect all of us from the reptiles in The Swamp” in D.C.
The Article III Project is a conservative group that has advocated for Mr. Trump’s judicial nominees.
“Judge Walker will bring to the Second Highest Court in the Land his everyday-American upbringing, Midwestern sensibilities, impeccable credentials, conservative judicial philosophy, and brilliant legal mind,” Mr. Davis said. “He understands that his modest, but critical, role as a judge is to interpret the law as written — not how he wishes it were written if he were a senator.” You can read more here.